Summit: Senior Supply Chain Manager Job 2019 – Mombasa Road
Job Category: Manufacturing | FMCG
Our Client, a dynamic manufacturing company is seeking to recruit a Senior Supply Manager the successful candidate who will be responsible for growing the supply chain apace with the company’s product development and managing the global supplier network and ensure systems and processes are in place to meet growing procurement needs. He or she Must have at least 5 years’ experience working as a supply chain manager. The ideal candidate must experience with contract manufacturing or sourcing for manufacture.
Must have a relevant bachelor’s degree.
Must have experience coordinating a variety of suppliers.
Must have excellent sourcing and supply chain management experience.
Must have strong working knowledge of import/export practices and regulations.
Experience in sourcing finished or semi-finished products.
Must have strong analytical skills and attentive to detail.
Impeccable communication skills.
Initiative-taker, problem-solver and a quick learner.
Strong organizational and planning skills.
Self-driven, focused and goal oriented.
Must have excellent interpersonal skills.
Ensure supply chain systems, processes and team capacity are apace with company growth.
Proactively grow the company’s supplier network for key materials.
Mitigate risk and keep pace with growing demand.
Identify and attend relevant trade fairs and conduct overseas factory visits.
Keep up-to-date with global market changes relevant to the organization’s key product lines.
Develop sourcing plans to accommodate increasingly complex sales and manufacturing needs.
Identify and evaluate opportunities for reducing costs while maintaining high level of quality.
Identify and evaluate new suppliers for existing products in search of enhanced value for money.
Education: Associate Degree
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Nairobi City Kenya
Career Level: Mid level
Salary: KES 250,000.00
Deadline: April 22, 2019
Only short listed candidates will be contacted.
Please do not apply if you do not meet the requirements of the job.